The Early and Miscellaneous papers include ledgers, correspondence, and land deeds from James McDonald's grandparents and great-grandparents. Included is William McDonald's ledger documenting his work as the treasurer for Mt. Clemens from 1840 to 1848. This series also includes a family history compiled by Christine Jewell McDonald in the early 1900s.
Family History, 18th and 19th Century
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Land Deeds (Detroit, Macomb County, and New York State), 1810-1847
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Cash Book (probably owned by Richard McDonald), 1783-1837